Liputan6.com, Semarang – The Mobile Legends Bang Bang (MLBB) tournament event has gained significant popularity among young individuals. In a recent tournament held in Semarang, a total of 128 teams and 742 participants took part.
Evan Lanell Wae, the chairman of Ganjar Muda Indonesia (GMI), who organized the event, explained that the participants had been selected since October 3, 2023. The final match of the tournament took place today at Lot 28 in Kota Semarang, with 32 teams participating.
“We have both amateurs and professionals participating, and they require a platform to showcase their skills. Additionally, we also wanted to provide an opportunity for participants to get to know Mr. Ganjar Pranowo more closely. Currently, he is among the top 32 players,” stated Evan Lanell Wae, the General Manager of GMI.
This MLBB e-sports tournament is the second of its kind organized by GMI, with the previous event taking place in Jakarta. The increasing trend of e-sports inspired the chairman to recognize its potential in nurturing talented Indonesian e-sports athletes.
“We hope that this industry can continue to grow and serve as a breeding ground for aspiring e-sports athletes in Indonesia,” expressed Evan.
The tournament offers a total prize pool of IDR 20 million for the top four teams, including the first, second, third, and runner-up positions.
“With approximately 170 million people expressing an interest in playing e-sports across various platforms, GMI is committed to developing the skills and talents of the younger generation within this field,” added Evan.
Q: How many teams participated in the Mobile Legends Bang Bang tournament in Semarang?
A: A total of 128 teams and 742 participants took part in the tournament.
Q: When did the selection process for the tournament participants begin?
A: The selection process for the tournament participants began on October 3, 2023.
Q: Where was the final match held?
A: The final match of the tournament took place at Lot 28 in Kota Semarang.
Q: Who is Mr. Ganjar Pranowo?
A: Mr. Ganjar Pranowo is a prominent figure whom GMI invited to the tournament to allow participants to get to know him better. He is also currently among the top 32 players.
Q: How many MLBB e-sports tournaments has GMI organized so far?
A: The recent MLBB tournament in Semarang marks the second MLBB e-sports tournament organized by GMI. The first tournament was held in Jakarta.
Q: How much is the prize pool for the tournament?
A: The tournament offers a total prize pool of IDR 20 million for the first, second, third, and runner-up teams.
Q: What is GMI’s goal in hosting these tournaments?
A: GMI aims to develop the talent of young individuals in the field of e-sports, which is becoming increasingly popular among approximately 170 million people in Indonesia.